About Federal Work Study Program

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Federal work-study programs are available for both undergraduate and graduate students. The student works part-time on campus or in the community to earn money to help pay for school expenses:

  • students are paid at the federal minimum wage (or more) on an hourly basis
  • the wage is dependent upon your skill set and work requirement. Graduate students may be paid hourly or by salary
  • work assignments can be on-campus and off-campus work in public-related services
  • the amount of work is determined by your school and cannot exceed the Federal work-study award
  • contact your school's financial aid office for more information.

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